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Software Support Developer

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Recruiter: Devon County Council
Listed on: Today, 8:31am
Location: Exeter
Salary/Rate: £32,910 - £36,922
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Excellent digital services are at the heart of Devon County Council's work to make life better for people across Devon.

Local government is changing faster than ever and we're looking for people with digital skills. In return we offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • An attractive pension scheme
  • A supportive culture where you will be encouraged to think creatively and drive improvement.
  • Flexible working including working from home
  • A minimum 20 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • A great quality of life, if you both work and live in the South West of England

If you are a developer with a strong background in maintaining and improving software and are interested in joining a fast-growing team at DCC then we'd like to hear from you. You will need to know how to successfully resolve software issues, ideally as part of a team using agile methods. You'll also like to work across multiple products and be passionate about delivering user-centred digital services.

This is an exceptional opportunity to help the organisation deliver fantastic services that make things easier for the people of Devon at a time of rapid change across local government

The role

  • The Software Support Developer will work as part of a multi-disciplinary agile team and will be responsible for providing root cause analysis and resolution of incidents and issues
  • The Software Support Developer will be responsible for identifying and implementing potentially complex improvements needed to maintain easy-to-use digital service.
  • The job-holder will be able to successfully perform support and maintenance at pace within a team using Agile Methodologies, contemporary digital systems and a low code development platform.

About you

  • You'll be a software developer with the technical skills needed to maintain systems availability, patch and secure digital services, and deliver code for fix-on-fail and product enhancements.
  • You'll prefer working in a dynamic, fast-moving environment, and will also be happy working with customers across the wider organisation presenting a range of challenges.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires a DBS disclosure.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

Personal data we collect from you will be processed in accordance with the Applicant privacy notice.

For more information about Working for Devon please visit our Working for Devon page.

Contact Name: Devon County Council
Reference: TJ/6868/REC/21/00677
Job ID: 2910123

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